Why do hummingbird feeders leak?

Answer A leaking hummingbird feeder not only wastes sugar-laden food, but the dripping nectar also attracts ants, bees and wasps. Understanding why feeders leak is the key to discovering how to keep them ... Read More »

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Where do you hang bird houses, feeders, and hummingbird feeders?

My husband put a 12 foot tall wooden square post in ground with cement. I have made this my bird feeding station. On top I have barn like bird feeder with suet cages on each side of the feeder ( go... Read More »

Where should hummingbird feeders be placed outside?

Place hummingbird feeders near flowering plants and away from wind or direct sunlight. Using several small hummingbird feeders in different locations will increase your chances of attracting hummin... Read More »

When is it time to take down hummingbird feeders?

On One Hand: Pest InvasionYou will need to take down your hummingbird feeder if it becomes infested with ants or other insects. Hummingbird feeders are full of sugary liquid that attracts ants and ... Read More »

What other birds like hummingbird feeders?

The nectar and the brightly colored feeders used to feed hummingbirds actually attract more than just the hummingbird. Although not a bird, the Mexican bat has been known to drain feeders in the So... Read More »